Port Blair, Dec. 29: Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has announced Admissions to its Distance Education Academic programmes for the Academic Cycle commencing from January 2022. The admission is open for the academic programmes of Bachelors, Masters, PG Diploma, Diploma & Certificate Programmes.

Port Blair, Dec. 29: The Revenue Department of South Andaman District carried out eviction drive against encroachments committed over Government land in Ferrargunj Tehsil in South Andaman District wherein Tin sheet shed was demolished at Shoal Bay 19. The entire staff of Revenue Inspector (Circle 1) along with the Dy. Tehsildar, Ferrargunj were present at the spot during the eviction drive.

Port Blair, Dec. 29: During the RT-PCR test conducted on 502 passengers who arrived here yesterday, one positive case has been detected. Today, 12 flights with 2107 passengers arrived, out of which, 1641 were vaccinated with both doses while RT-PCR test was conducted on 466 passengers (includes 20 international travellers) and the reports are awaited.

Port Blair, Dec. 29: The INA Smriti Samiti,  Andaman & Nicobar Islands and FANS, Andaman & Nicobar Islands in association with Hindu Rashtra Shakti, ABVP, Vanvasi Kalyan Ashram, Sewa Bharati, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, Vishwa Hindu Parishad, Covid Care Muthu Foundation and other organisations will be organizing Subhash Tiranga rally on 30th Dec. 2021 at 0900 am. The rally will cover Andaman Club, Clock Tower, IP& T, VIP Road, Dairy Farm, Junglighat, Goal Ghar, Delanipur, Gandhi Statue, Cellular Jail and return towards Marina Park, where tributes will be paid to Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose at his statue in Marina Park.

Port Blair, Dec. 29: The vaccination drive is continuing smoothly in A&N Islands. As per data available, a total of 5,91,979 beneficiaries have been vaccinated so far in A&N Islands. A total of 470 people were vaccinated in South Andaman District today.